ADB forecasts Vietnam’s economic growth at 1.8 percent in 2020 Business

ADB forecasts Vietnam’s economic growth at 1.8 percent in 2020

Vietnam’s economy is forecast to expand 1.8 percent in 2020 amid the coronavirus and bounce back in next year, while economies across developing Asia will contract this year for the first time in nearly six decades but recovery will resume next year, according to a recent report released by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
Vietnam remains China’s biggest trader in ASEAN Business

Vietnam remains China’s biggest trader in ASEAN

Trade between Vietnam and China has produced positive results, despite long-lasting difficulties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, with Vietnam affirming its position as China’s largest trade partner in ASEAN.
27th ASEAN Regional Forum adopts important documents ASEAN

27th ASEAN Regional Forum adopts important documents

The 27th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF), as part of the 53rd ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting (AMM 53) and Related Meetings, has adopted several important documents, including the ARF Hanoi Plan of Action II, setting out cooperation priorities and directions for ARF activities in the 2020-2025 period.
AMM 53, related meetings enter last working day ASEAN

AMM 53, related meetings enter last working day

The 53rd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 53) entered the last working day on September 12, with important events such as the 27th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF), ASEAN-EU foreign ministers’ meeting, and ASEAN-India foreign ministers’ meeting.
Vietnam Airlines increases flights from/to Da Nang Business

Vietnam Airlines increases flights from/to Da Nang

National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines will gradually increase flights from/to the central city of Da Nang as COVID-19 outbreaks have been brought under control nationwide, said a representative of the airline.
AIPA cooperation crucial in mitigating COVID-19’s impacts on society ASEAN

AIPA cooperation crucial in mitigating COVID-19’s impacts on society

A consistent approach and cooperation between member parliaments of the ASEAN Inter-parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) in tackling COVID-19 and post-pandemic recovery is among suggestions proposed by delegates to the virtual meeting of the Committee on Social Matters in the framework of the 41st AIPA General Assembly (AIPA 41) on September 9 in Hanoi.
Thirteen COVID-19 patients recover in Quang Nam Health

Thirteen COVID-19 patients recover in Quang Nam

Thirteen more COVID-19 patients have made full recovery and were released from the Quang Nam Central General Hospital and the Quang Nam Regional General Hospital in central Quang Nam province on September 4.